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I Use My Imagination To Feel Better

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    I am a daydreamer. Whenever a bad thing happen to me , I come home and imagine the same situation in a better way. Sometime when I don't have much to do then I use my imagination to get lost in my dreams. I dream about all the good things. I feel good after that. But its not...
    Somexyz Somexyz 22-25 1 Response May 12, 2010

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    At Night

    When I go to bed I have the need to think about something. My mind stays VERY active. And I use this to take myself into beautiful situations. It's usually about love. I'm kind of giving in to the things I can't or must not think about normally. I'm often ashamed of what I think...
    Monstermosaik Monstermosaik 22-25, F May 12, 2012

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    The Story Of Us Chapter 2

    It was getting dark and I was back in my room arranging the last of my baggage’s when somebody knocked on the door.“ Oh sorry if I’m bothering you just heard there was a new girl and I decided to drop by. My name is Evie Morris!” a young girl about my age said with a...
    MoonFlower28 MoonFlower28 16-17, F Nov 11, 2012

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    A Story..

     She saw her again.Such a bright light coming from her.Something unique..Not a person..a fairy..it was real.She could see her and it wasnt just her imagination.The last time she saw her,she thought it was a dream and told her mom.Her mom smiled but didnt believe her.''If...
    amysangels amysangels 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 24, 2010

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    Daydreams

    Daydreams are second nature to me. It may not be a good way to live my life, but it does help with catharsis and insight. ...so if something goes wrong, I dream that it is going super. If I feel I'm not nearly enough, I dream of being too much. If I can't have something, I dream...
    naranja naranja 22-25, F May 23, 2010

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    My Imagination

    My imagination,A great tool,Use it,To feel better,Escape reality,Why be down?When you can have a lift.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 1 Response May 11, 2012

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    The Mountains I Have Climbed To Come To This

    i am at a point where i am able to love myself for being me. it took me a long time and i had to climb over some challenges but now that i am where i am comfortable being at it is all well. to think of this brings me joy and comfort, well shouldn't it? i'm still that child who...
    MoonFlower28 MoonFlower28 16-17, F Nov 6, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    It really does make me feel sassy. My boyfriend hates sexy underwear though, so it sort of discourages me to wear it. After seeing his face wince in disgust over lacy thongs and...
    ateamgirl ateamgirl 26-30, F 14 Responses Mar 20

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    After I wrote my first post yesterday, I realized something. I feel better this morning. It was a relief to just vent, even if it sounded like a 'poor me' rant. No one responded to...
    Mythicraven Mythicraven 36-40, M Apr 2

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    I know this is the Internet and I'm setting myself up to be blasted by all kinds of people, but is there actually anyone who takes showers who doesn't feel better after they get...
    Talynn Talynn 18-21, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    So, my grandma isnt in the best shape. She sits in her chair all day and can never really leave her house. She gets pretty bored and unhappy sitting there all of the time. Im a...
    chooseyourownlife chooseyourownlife 16-17, F Apr 2

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    I've been feeling better about myself..just life itself. How it works. It took me 26 years to figure out what some of the most crucial information I've been missing. Battling years...
    sicajae7 sicajae7 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    After a long, exhausting day nothing feels better than a hot, wet shower that relaxes your entire body.
    SeanaO SeanaO 18-21, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Been sick for three-four days now. Was in much much pain. Turns out, I've been having symptoms of ulcer. Haha not good. But I'm to blame for skipping meals and never eating on time...
    shikambaw shikambaw 16-17, F 49 mins ago

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    Lately i'v bin feeling way better :) i'v met made some good friends on EP here :") some are just normal friends and some are special to me :) They have helped me trough some hard...
    Matzuba Matzuba 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 30

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    I'm getting help I haven't cut in two weeks and feeling good I'm not going to let my scars and cuts get the best of me :) life is getting better :)
    Lostmyselfagain1 Lostmyselfagain1 13-15, F Apr 1

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    Showers are great. Even better if you have therapeutic aromas to shower with.
    Philli8807 Philli8807 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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    Strange that a couple of weeks ago I was in a bad place and now am so much better. It seems almost unreal that it could happen so quickly. For all those out there who are...
    robert56786 robert56786 18-21, M a week ago

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    feeling the warm water hit you feels like everything is just rushing away :)
    Hemanwar Hemanwar 18-21, M Mar 23

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    Especially after a good work out. I feel.....refreshed! *sighs with contentment*
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 31

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    I m trying hard to exercise while maintains my femininity because I feel I lost part of me in the past year while studying my PhD. I felt not beautiful and not good enough
    rrmal88 rrmal88 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    The sound and feeling of hot water after a long day are perfection.
    Anxiousgirl13 Anxiousgirl13 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 4

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    A nice hot shower helps me collect myself, whether I have something stressful in my life or something I'm way to excited about. The beauty of water, gotta love it!
    Life1sinteresting Life1sinteresting 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 18

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      Just an update for people who read my whiny posts before.. And as reminder for my self. I forced my self to do some work out today after 2 months of struggle and pitying my...
    flyingviking flyingviking 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    today I had my second round of physical therapy in a water tank. I love it. I am sore and tired but its the good kind of sore and tired. This is a journey. Anything worth having...
    Quita4315 Quita4315 51-55, F Mar 21

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    What a difference a week can make! I've had a crazy roller coaster of emotions but I'm seeing things in a far more positive light than I was this time last week!
    akotche akotche 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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    Even more so that I've ditched the shower robes!
    sighimnotgoodwithnames sighimnotgoodwithnames 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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    Specially when you pretend you are a singer hahaha
    chubi1313 chubi1313 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 22

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    Even though nobody sees them haha
    lexix0 lexix0 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 23

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    Thank you to everyone who has been helping me through this hard time. I appreciate each of you! I've met a lot of good friends this past week and I'm glad to say that They've...
    ashley719 ashley719 16-17, F 5 Responses Mar 23

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    I'm killing myself. What should I do or say?
    haleymae17 haleymae17 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 23

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    Long, hot showers before bedtime are the best. To just ease the body and mind. I suffer from panic disorder and anxiety and a shower at night is one thing I look forward to. I just...
    Anxiousgirl13 Anxiousgirl13 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    I've been sleeping with my makeup and not have showered so after sex in the city I'm gonna take my makeup off and shower and clean my kitchen or maybe after clean then shower hm...
    Danielle1995195 Danielle1995195 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    I suddenly got interested in cute underwnear. Now i have cute bras with matching underwear and before those, i bought garter belts, stockings, and thigh highs. I even have g...
    goagainsttheflow goagainsttheflow 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 27

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    and they are miles away. I cannot hold her..
    saltydog74 saltydog74 22-25, M Mar 27

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    The first thing I do when I get home from work is take a shower. Doesn't matter how bad the day was or how bad the commute was. Give me a shower and a beer and I'm a happy man...
    WIginger86 WIginger86 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 27

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    Me and my boyfriend broke up ... He didn't love me. On april 8 we would be 3years together.
    Ilovebunbunnies Ilovebunbunnies 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    But you cant get up if you never get down.
    dispossessed dispossessed 46-50, F Mar 29

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    Of course I'm not quite happy but my mom hasn't had anything to drink in like a week and my sister recently went into rehab I hope my moms sobriety lasts this time
    MrPerry MrPerry 16-17, M Mar 30

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    Hot showers after a hard workout are probably one of my favorite things! So refreshing, relaxing and rejuvenating! Hot water can be very therapeutic.
    Anxiousgirl13 Anxiousgirl13 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 30

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    I want a bigger shower so 2 people can get clean together.
    whynoonelikeme whynoonelikeme 36-40, F 6 Responses Mar 30

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    Trying so hard to be focused and positive...trying very very hard....
    kzambori kzambori 46-50, F Apr 2

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    Showers are the greatest...love the massage I get from the tiny streams on my back. It eases my sore muscles into bliss. Love the scents from my body wash and shampoo, because the...
    Sookie70 Sookie70 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 2

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    if i'm ever upset, i just need a shower. it's like a reset button almost.
    enemyinthemirror enemyinthemirror 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    You've got to love a long relaxing shower where you just don't worry about a thing.
    SalinNY SalinNY 46-50, F 6 Responses Apr 6

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    I am soooooo committed right now that nothing is gonna stop me ....I'm going to lose 30lbs in 30 days 😈it will be hard but I'm GOING TO DO THIS!!!!!!!!
    picKLe47 picKLe47 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    The thing with depression is it's hardest to take that first step because it's the depression knowing if you do it dies. Take that first step
    mayorMax mayorMax 18-21, M Apr 8

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    I made a horrible mistake...which lead to another bad choice...but I survived. I'm not a horrible person...desperate maybe, but not horrible. I need to find the silver lining in...
    kzambori kzambori 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    I love a hot shower after a long run or intense workout. I could spend hours just standing underneath the showerhead with water pouring down my body and washing away all my sweat...
    student333 student333 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    But not today. I fainted in the shower and the day got progressively worse from there.
    Libbs036 Libbs036 31-35, F 23 Responses 4 days ago

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    The shower is like my place. It gets me away from school, work, and the trials of the day. Almost nothing relaxes me more.
    fuzzynerd fuzzynerd 26-30, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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